Origin of forefather
OTHER WORDS FROM forefatherfore·fa·ther·ly, adjective
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How to use forefather in a sentence
He is truly one of the forefathers of making reggae live in London.‘Lovers Rock’—The Story Behind The Music In Steve McQueen’s Tribute To Reggae|cmurray|November 28, 2020|Essence.com
Ancestor, an′ses-tur, n. one from whom a person has descended: a forefather:—fem.
The oldest and best of all Sanskrit dramas, Hanuman-Natak, is ascribed to this talented forefather of ours.From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan|Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
It is your own forefather, MacIan with the broken sword, bleeding without hope at Culloden.The Ball and The Cross|G.K. Chesterton
I will not permit you, Captain Roland, to rob me of either forefather, either train of idea.The Caxtons, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Forefather's day was observed by the Nashville churches in the theological hall of Fisk University.